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This is your federal budget. We think it's hard to relate to "billions" and "trillions", so we break it down by how much you pay in taxes.

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By Function | By Organization My Cost Total Change
Total Federal Budget - $3600.6B -11.7%
+ Department of Health and Human Services - $881.4B 3.5%
+ Department of Defense--Military - $696.9B 4.4%
+ Misc Agencies - $645.8B -0.8%
+ Department of the Treasury - $400.5B -55.4%
+ Department of Labor - $206.6B 35.2%
+ Department of Agriculture - $135.5B 6.0%
+ Department of Veterans Affairs - $124.9B 28.8%
+ Department of Transportation - $78.4B -30.2%
+ Department of Education - $62B -53.0%
+ Allowances - $60.5B -1512600.0%
+ Other Defense Civil Programs - $54.5B -5.2%
+ Department of Housing and Urban Development - $49.3B -20.2%
+ Department of Homeland Security - $43.6B -5.3%
+ International Assistance Programs - $35.5B 2.3%
- Department of State - $29.9B 9.9%
Administration of Foreign Affairs-$14B17.9%
Other-$12.2B8.2%
International Organizations and Conferences-$3.8B-4.6%
International Commissions-$142M-57.9%
Department of State-$-302M-7.4%
+ Department of Justice - $29.7B -9.0%
+ Department of Energy - $24.6B -64.2%
+ Department of Commerce - $13.9B -46.0%
+ Department of the Interior - $12.8B -13.5%
+ Judicial Branch - $7.2B 5.6%
+ Legislative Branch - $5.2B 3.6%
+ District of Columbia - $1B 13.0%
+ General Services Administration - $554M -91.2%
+ Executive Office of the President - $434M 16.0%
+ Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation - $25M -85.6%
+ Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council - $2M -33.3%
Discretionary SpendingDiscretionary Spending
Mandatory SpendingMandatory Spending
Interest SpendingInterest Spending
Account My Cost Total Change
Discretionary Spending Diplomatic and Consular Programs
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Administration of Foreign Affairs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$7.1B
$10B
$9.5B
4.1%
41.9%
-4.9%
Discretionary Spending Global Health and Child Survival
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$7.3B
$7.8B
$8.5B
12.9%
6.0%
9.4%
Discretionary Spending International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.6B
$2.4B
$2.1B
67.3%
45.0%
-9.3%
Discretionary Spending Contributions for International Peacekeeping Activities
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: International Organizations and Conferences
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$2.4B
$2.1B
$2.2B
15.7%
-11.0%
2.7%
Discretionary Spending Embassy Security, Construction, and Maintenance
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Administration of Foreign Affairs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$2.7B
$1.7B
$1.7B
77.7%
-35.4%
-2.4%
Discretionary Spending Migration and Refugee Assistance
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.7B
$1.7B
$1.6B
25.2%
1.1%
-5.2%
Discretionary Spending Contributions to International Organizations
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: International Organizations and Conferences
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.6B
$1.7B
$1.6B
13.8%
4.9%
-5.2%
Mandatory Spending Foreign Service Retirement and Disability Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Administration of Foreign Affairs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$815M
$829M
$862M
-17.2%
1.7%
4.0%
Discretionary Spending Educational and Cultural Exchange Programs
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Administration of Foreign Affairs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$538M
$635M
$633M
2.3%
18.0%
-0.3%
Mandatory Spending Payment to Foreign Service Retirement and Disability Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Administration of Foreign Affairs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$250M
$236M
$221M
3.3%
-5.6%
-6.4%
Discretionary Spending Capital Investment Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Administration of Foreign Affairs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$323M
$139M
$144M
438.3%
-57.0%
3.6%
Discretionary Spending Civilian Stabilization Initiative
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Administration of Foreign Affairs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$45M
$120M
$184M
0.0%
166.7%
53.3%
Discretionary Spending Democracy Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$116M
$120M
$0
-51.5%
3.4%
-100.0%
Discretionary Spending Office of the Inspector General
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Administration of Foreign Affairs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$78M
$119M
$120M
56.0%
52.6%
0.8%
Discretionary Spending National Endowment for Democracy
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$115M
$118M
$105M
0.0%
2.6%
-11.0%
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